Articles about the Gambia from SocioLingo Africa

Yang Jiechi Meets with Foreign Minister Ousainou Darboe of Gambia

On August 1, 2017, State Councilor Yang Jiechi met in Beijing with visiting Foreign Minister Ousainou Darboe of Gambia.

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Africa in pictures : The Gambia

The Gambia, officially the Republic of The Gambia, is a country in West Africa that is entirely surrounded by Senegal except for its coastline on the Atlantic Ocean at its western end. It is the smallest country in mainland Africa. The Gambia is situated on either side of the Gambia River, the nation’s namesake, which […]

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IMF Staff Concludes Visit to The Gambia 2017

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team, led by Mr. Ulrich Jacoby, visited The Gambia from February 16-22, 2017, to hold discussions with the new government, which came into office in early 2017. At the end of the visit, Mr. Jacoby issued the following statement: “Discussions centered around economic developments and the economic outlook for The […]

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Gambia – Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Rupert Colville

 Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Rupert Colville – on Gambia   We are concerned at the three-year prison sentences handed down last week to 30 members of the main opposition party in Gambia, including its leader Ousainou Darboe, following their participation in peaceful protests in mid-April. We also remain deeply concerned […]

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